Candid Arts

promoting the arts and arts education

What’s On

The Abstract Show

Candid Arts would like to invite you to the preview of The Abstract Show.
Preview night: 20th April, 6-9pm
Exhibition open: 21 April – 30th April, 12-6pm








Black & White Photography

Candid Arts would like to invite you to the preview night of our Black & White Photography Exhibition on Thursday 11th May, 6-9pm. The exhibition is on from 12th May – 18th May, open every day from 12-6pm.









Summer School 2017

Looking to improve your drawing skills?

Have you always wanted to try painting?

Do you have free time in the summer?

Date: 21 – 25 August 2017

Time: 10-5pm

Tutor: Kim Scouller

Price: £260











R E T R O S P E C T L O N D O N is back in Angel Islington this May 7th to bring you our exclusive handpicked #VintageClothing#KiloSale!!!!!

The event will take place from 11am to 4pm at the Candid Arts Gallery on the ground floor. We will be offering high quality vintage, retro & designer fashion so please come early for the best picks!!





Rosalind Smith – Solo Exhibition of New Work 

Preview: 28th April, 6-9pm

Exhibition open: 29 April, 11-6pm









The Lot 5 Collective

The Lot 5 Collective is an independent group of figurative artists who use skill, expression and representation to create powerful, beautiful and contemporary
works. Their upcoming exhibition is at Candid Arts, and is open to the public for one day only – Friday May 5th. There will also be a private view on Thursday May 4th, 6:30pm – 9pm.
Visit this link for more information, and to register for the private view:



Roy’s People Art Fair

Roy’s People Art Fair is a unique event created by artists Roy’s People & Sam Peacock.

We give artists an alternative platform to present themselves and their work whilst also creating a unique art fair experience for visitors allowing them to interact with the artists and buy artwork directly from them. At the fair, you will discover original affordable artwork from 60 artists carefully selected based on quality and talent. Fair open: 14th-17th September






lifedrawingposterRegular Events

Life Drawing at Candid Arts

Do you want to improve your drawing skills? Come to our Drop In Life Drawing Classes.

Every Tuesday and Wednesday
11am – 1pm
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday except bank holidays
7 – 9pm
No need to book, just drop-in!

£7 per class.



Swing Patrol – Dance Classes

When: Every Tuesday at Candid Galleries from 7pm.
Price: £8 (£7 with a class card)
Different levels.
Visit for more information.



Playback South – Theatre Shows10492211_730208573702581_7692287167365410345_n

When: First Wednesday of every month at the Candid Cafe at 8pm.
Price: Tickets for all shows £8
(£5 conc.) on the door.
Playback is the theatre of the unexpected. It takes the audience on a journey through each others’ hearts and minds. Surprising stories spring into magical life, words are made flesh and the everyday brings forth epics.
For more info email